Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Developer
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 43 38
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 134 73 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 7.66% 5.79% 6.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.95% 6.03% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 105 60 93
Southampton median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,125 £37,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £73,500 £58,500
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Southampton
Permanent vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 1,686 1,211 1,388
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.34% 96.11% 98.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,526 1,074 1,274
Southampton median annual salary £38,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,625 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings that featured Senior Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Southampton

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Southampton.

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Southampton

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Southampton over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Southampton

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 91 (67.91%) C#
2 86 (64.18%) .NET
3 82 (61.19%) JavaScript
4 77 (57.46%) HTML
5 60 (44.78%) SQL Server
6 55 (41.04%) AngularJS
7 49 (36.57%) MVC
8 46 (34.33%) Degree
9 44 (32.84%) SQL
9 44 (32.84%) CSS
10 42 (31.34%) XML
10 42 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
11 41 (30.60%) ASP.NET
11 41 (30.60%) Computer Science
12 32 (23.88%) ASP.NET Web API
13 31 (23.13%) HTML5
14 30 (22.39%) TDD
14 30 (22.39%) Web Development
15 28 (20.90%) WPF
16 27 (20.15%) ASP.NET MVC
17 26 (19.40%) Software Engineering
18 25 (18.66%) Windows
18 25 (18.66%) IIS
18 25 (18.66%) Microsoft Azure
18 25 (18.66%) jQuery
19 24 (17.91%) React
20 23 (17.16%) Amazon AWS
21 22 (16.42%) RESTful
22 21 (15.67%) SQL Server 2008
22 21 (15.67%) VB.NET

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (18.66%) IIS
2 10 (7.46%) CMS
3 4 (2.99%) Apache Solr
3 4 (2.99%) Commerce Server
3 4 (2.99%) Commerce Server 2007
3 4 (2.99%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.24%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.75%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.99%) nopCommerce
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (18.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (17.16%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (8.21%) SaaS
4 6 (4.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.24%) GitHub
6 2 (1.49%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.49%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.75%) Broadband
2 1 (0.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (44.78%) SQL Server
2 21 (15.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (12.69%) Big Data
3 17 (12.69%) Hadoop
3 17 (12.69%) NoSQL
3 17 (12.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (7.46%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.73%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.49%) MS Access
7 2 (1.49%) OLAP
7 2 (1.49%) QlikView
8 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (13.43%) Visual Studio
2 17 (12.69%) Eclipse
2 17 (12.69%) JUnit
2 17 (12.69%) Subversion
3 11 (8.21%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.99%) Jasmine
5 4 (2.99%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (2.99%) QUnit
5 4 (2.99%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.75%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.75%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.75%) SpecFlow
General
1 18 (13.43%) Retail
2 16 (11.94%) Electronics
3 7 (5.22%) Back Office
4 4 (2.99%) Finance
5 3 (2.24%) Marketing
6 2 (1.49%) Banking
6 2 (1.49%) Games
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (64.18%) .NET
2 77 (57.46%) HTML
3 55 (41.04%) AngularJS
4 44 (32.84%) CSS
5 42 (31.34%) XML
6 41 (30.60%) ASP.NET
7 32 (23.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 31 (23.13%) HTML5
9 28 (20.90%) WPF
10 27 (20.15%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (18.66%) jQuery
12 24 (17.91%) React
13 22 (16.42%) RESTful
14 19 (14.18%) WinForms
15 17 (12.69%) Ajax
15 17 (12.69%) CSS3
15 17 (12.69%) J2EE
15 17 (12.69%) Node.js
15 17 (12.69%) SWT
16 14 (10.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (30.60%) Computer Science
2 19 (14.18%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (5.97%) EPoS
4 6 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.73%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.99%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.75%) Blog
7 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.66%) Windows
2 17 (12.69%) Mac OS
2 17 (12.69%) Unix
3 4 (2.99%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.75%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (36.57%) MVC
2 42 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (22.39%) TDD
3 30 (22.39%) Web Development
4 26 (19.40%) Software Engineering
5 19 (14.18%) OO
6 17 (12.69%) BDD
7 16 (11.94%) Mathematics
7 16 (11.94%) Physics
7 16 (11.94%) Scrum
8 15 (11.19%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (9.70%) Front End Development
9 13 (9.70%) Mentoring
10 12 (8.96%) MVVM
11 7 (5.22%) Content Management
11 7 (5.22%) E-Commerce
11 7 (5.22%) Refactoring
11 7 (5.22%) Test Automation
11 7 (5.22%) Use Case
12 6 (4.48%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 91 (67.91%) C#
2 82 (61.19%) JavaScript
3 44 (32.84%) SQL
4 21 (15.67%) VB.NET
5 20 (14.93%) Java
6 19 (14.18%) C++
7 18 (13.43%) F#
8 10 (7.46%) PHP
9 4 (2.99%) Go
9 4 (2.99%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.24%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (1.49%) ES6
12 1 (0.75%) C
12 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (34.33%) Degree
2 21 (15.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (11.94%) PhD
4 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.69%) QA
2 5 (3.73%) GCP
3 4 (2.99%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.75%) DO-178B
System Software
1 6 (4.48%) Docker
2 2 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (13.43%) Microsoft
1 18 (13.43%) Telerik
2 3 (2.24%) Zend
3 2 (1.49%) Oracle
3 2 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.49%) Tableau
4 1 (0.75%) Google
4 1 (0.75%) Green Hills
4 1 (0.75%) IBM
4 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.75%) Wind River